Kategorie: Call for Participation

Call for Participation: Online Workshop – Informational governance & climate action (20-21 Sept 2022)

Background As the information revolution continues, climate change remains high on public and political agendas around the world. Informational governance is a relatively new analytical concept explaining societal changes appearing in the Information age, resulting …

Call for Participation: “Nuclear Ambiguities” – guest lecture by Dr. Fabian Lüscher (28.04.2022, Online)

Our next guest lecture will be held on Thursday, April 28, 2022 (18:00 CEST), by Dr. Fabian Lüscher: Nuclear Ambiguities: Insights from the History of Science and an NGO Perspective Using nuclear energy has always …

Call for Participation: “Data Walk – Craft, analyse and visualise data on digital infrastructure, surveillance, and gender in the city”. Experiment as part of the Symposium „Technowissenschaftskultur und Interventionen: Experimentelle Praktiken der Weltaneignung“, 20.05.2022 in Paderborn (and online)

Introduction: The Data Walk is a mobile method of collective observation, documentation and discussion. As a research process, it is characterised by the critical and creative collection and documentation of data during a collective stroll, …

Call for Application: Summer School: Trust in Science, High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart

Call for Application Summer School: Trust in Science Venue: High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart, Germany (HLRS) Date: 3rd – 5th of August 2022 Organizer: “Trust in Information”  Research group Trust in science is of central importance …

Call for Participation: Invitation to project presentation & panel discussion “Google, surveillance capitalism, and discrimination – from critique to intervention?” (12. April 2022, 17:30 – 20:00h, online and in Vienna)

Google’s hegemonial stand, its algorithms, and possible interventions are at the focus of this event. ITA researcher Astrid Mager will present the results of her FWF project and bring together leading search engine researchers to …

Veranstaltung: Round table – Science diplomacy in times of war (APRIL 7, 2022, 6:30-8:30 PM CEST)

Four days after Russia launched a full-scale military invasion into Ukraine on February 24, 2022, the European Space Agency (ESA) announced that the EU sanctions imposed on Russia as well as the wider political context …

Veranstaltung: Ad-hoc-Gruppe “Zwischen heiß und kalt – Perspektiven einer Soziologie des Thermischen” auf dem DGS-Kongress 2022 (26 – 30. Sept. 2022)

Seit bei Tönnies von der „warmen“ Gemeinschaft und der „kalten“ Gesellschaft die Rede war, bedient sich die Soziologie gerne polarer thermischer Metaphern, um das Soziale zu beschreiben – sie hat aber keine Theorie des Thermischen …

Call for Participation: Start of the 2022 lecture series “Philosophy of AI_Optimist and Pessimist Views” at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg: Cultures of Research (c:o/re), RWTH Aachen University.

We are happy to announce the start of our 2022 lecture series “Philosophy of AI_Optimist and Pessimist Views” at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg: Cultures of Research (c:o/re), RWTH Aachen University. Lectures will take place on …